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1 Confidentiality (noun)
Meaning-
The state of keeping or being kept secret or private (गोपनीयता)
Synonyms: behind-the-scenes, esoteric, hush-hush, hushed, inside
Antonyms: common, open, public

2 Explosive (adj)
Meaning-
Likely to cause an outburst of anger or controversy (विस्फोटक)
Synonyms: acute, almighty, blistering, deep, dreadful, excruciating
Antonyms: light, moderate, soft

3 Crux (noun)
Meaning
– The decisive or most important point at issue (सार प्रश्न)
Synonyms: bottom line, bull’s-eye, centerpiece, core, essence, gist, heart

4 Proximity (noun)
Meaning-
Nearness in space, time, or relationship (निकटता)
Synonyms: adjacency, closeness, contiguity, immediacy, nearness
Antonyms: distance, remoteness

5 Speculative (adj)
Meaning-
Engaged in, expressing, or based on conjecture rather than knowledge (काल्पनिक)
Synonyms: academic (also academical), conjectural, hypothetical, suppositional
Antonyms: actual, factual, real

6 Contempt (noun)
Meaning-
The feeling that a person or a thing is worthless or beneath consideration (निंदा)
Synonyms: contemptuousness, despisement, despite, despitefulness, disdain
Antonyms: admiration, esteem, estimation, favor, regard, respect

7 Affidavit (noun)
Meaning-
A written statement confirmed by oath or affirmation, for use as evidence in court (शपथ पत्र)

8 Unsavoury (adj)
Meaning-
Disagreeable and unpleasant because morally disreputable

9 Expedite (verb)
Meaning-
Make (an action or process) happen sooner or be accomplished more quickly (शीघ्र)

10 Notwithstanding (P/Ad)
Meaning-
In spite of (बावजूद)
Synonyms (P): despite, regardless of, with
Synonyms (Ad): even so, howbeit, however, nevertheless, nonetheless